Entries by Stephen Fairclough

Bonfires and Barbecues

Dear All, As we enter the summer months in Graveley, please be considerate to your neighbours when having a bonfire or barbecue, also be aware of the safety risks associated to this by surrounding buildings and thatched cottages in the village, below are some guidelines to follow:- Bonfires and barbecues Garden bonfires are usually lit […]

Cotton Wind Farm – Noise Complaints

It has been brought to our attention that people in the village are concerned that the councils are not, apparently, taking notice of the wind farm noise complaints which have been and are still being sent to them. The parish council, have requested the village representative on CFRA for the information and details of what […]

Graveley Speed Monitoring

Too all Parishioners in Graveley village, you may have noticed recently that we have installed a speed monitoring device in the village (m-sid Vario). This is to further support our speed calming project throughout the village following the installation last year of the white gates at all entry points to the village. The device was […]

South Cambridgeshire Local Plan 2018

What is the South Cambridgeshire Local Plan? The South Cambridgeshire Local Plan sets out the planning policies and land allocations to guide the future development of the district up to 2031. It includes policies on a wide range of topics such as housing, employment, services and facilities, and the natural environment. Adopted South Cambridgeshire Local […]

NHW Graveley – Theft from Garage

NHW Alert – Daytime theft – Graveley – 11th January 2019 I received an email yesterday afternoon from Mike Biss of 1 Fieldings Place detailing a theft from their garage last Friday afternoon (11th January). 3 items stolen:- Suzuki Outboard Motor DP2.5 Black.  14Kg Leisure 12v 110Ah Battery Numax CXV31MF black. 24Kg Ecosmo Folding Bike […]

NHW Graveley – Theft from a motor vehicle

In recent days there appears to have been a spate of crimes carried out in nearby villages.  I outline below relevant reports from several recent NHW alerts.  Please remove valuables from your vehicles and keep them secure.  This recent spate appears to be targetting vans. The Eltisely report references that the offenders made off in […]

We will remember them

They may no longer be with us – the last of their number, Harry Patch, died in 2009, aged 111 – but we will remember them. Around the country including Graveley thousands of people will pay tribute on Sunday to those who died on foreign soil or at sea for their country, and those at […]

100th Birthday Celebration

Thank you everyone who attended the 100th Birthday celebration of Bill Stevens at the Graveley Village Hall coffee morning. A fantastic turnout I am sure Bill appreciated everyone coming along to celebrate this milestone with him. Please see a few pictures below: